Executive Advisor, SAS Institute
Lori Schafer is the Executive Advisor for SAS Institute's Retail Practice. Schafer, an entrepreneur with twenty-five years of experience in retail and consumer-packaged goods' technology, was CEO of Marketmax, Inc., and President of SAS Global Retail. She serves on the board of directors of several retail and technology companies as well as the National Retail Federation.
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Branded! How Retailers Engage Consumers with Social Media and Mobility
By Bernie Brennan and Lori Schafer
Shows retailers how to "get inside customers' heads" as a result of this whole new digital method of listening and engaging with consumers. Contains case studies of eight retailers who have embraced the "culture to consumer" approach to their business and fully leveraged the potential of social media and mobility.
- Bart Baesens is an associate professor at KU Leuven (Belgium) and a lecturer at the University of Southampton (United Kingdom).
- Stephen McDaniel is a west coast-based independent consultant and trainer focused on meeting business needs with simple technical solutions.
- Rick Wicklin is a principal researcher in computational statistics at SAS, where he develops and supports the IML procedure and the SAS/IML Studio application.
- Ron Cody, EdD, a retired professor from the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School now works as a private consultant and a national instructor for SAS Institute.